The Immigrant Learning Center, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization that helps immigrants and refugees become successful workers, parents and community members through direct service programs and public education. ILC direct service program provides free year-round English classes to immigrant and refugee adults in Greater Boston. The ILC further supports immigrants through the Public Education Institute, which informs Americans about the economic and social contributions of immigrants in our society. The Public Education Institute uses a research-based approach to inform Americans about the economic and social contributions of immigrants in our society. Since its inception, The ILC Public Education Institute has enhanced the store of immigration research by publishing eight studies and reports about Massachusetts immigrants as entrepreneurs, workers and consumers. It is hoped that these studies will provide a basis for informed discussion about immigration reform. Diane Portnoy, is the CEO and founder of The ILC.
To learn more about The Immigrant Learning Center, Inc. visit www.ilctr.org